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Extended deadline: applications are open until the 2 June 2019.
If you want to apply, please read the instructions below and prepare your application accordingly.
The purpose of these grants is to provide resources for the setting up of research links by young scientists from European institutions to hosting institutions in a foreign country within or outside Europe. Each grant will provide funds for travel to and from an identified hosting institution and a minimum stay of 10 (ten) calendar days. Applications will be evaluated based on two criteria:
- an ESC National Cardiac Society
- a group included in the Council for Basic Cardiovascular Science (check the list)
Please read the disclaimer on Personal Data Privacy before applying.
Candidates can only apply via the online application form.
At the time of application, formal eligibility criteria will be checked. If you are not eligible, the First Contact Initiative Grant application form may not be visible.
Before completing the e-form, prepare your pdf application file as you will have to attach it to your e-form.
The pdf application file you will attach to your e-form should consist of a bio-sketch of:
NB: All details, including the cover letter, should be provided in ONE pdf you will attach to your online application form.
Applications deadline: 2 June
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Personal Data Privacy
The information collected is subject to data processing to record, evaluate and track your grant application.
The recipients of the data are ESC Staff who process the forms as well as the staff in charge of paying the grant monies.
Data collected will be kept for one year.
These data will be stored in Salesforce.
In accordance with the chapter 3 of the European Regulation 2016/679 with regards to data protection, you have the right to request from ESC, access to and rectification or erasure of your personal data or restriction of processing concerning your data or to object to processing as well as the right to data portability.
For such, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org (be aware that a proof of identity will be requested during the process via a secure web link).
You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, and for information, ESC has appointed a Data Protection Officer that you can reach at email@example.com.
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